Gary Knurek, an Authorized Goodyear Tire and Auto Repair Troy, Michigan Tire and Auto Repair Shop
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Car Care Tips

February 2016

Gary Knurek GoodYear and the Maintenance Mindset

Your browser does not support the video tag. When it comes to their vehicles, some Troy residents don't have a maintenance mindset. They know they need to take care of their cars, but it just seems really hard to get... Read More

Automotive Tips from Gary Knurek GoodYear: Serpentine Belt System Wear

The primary job of the serpentine belt for Troy drivers is to provide important traction to spin the accessories. As the belt wears it loses some of its grip and the accessories may not spin at optimal speeds. For example, if your alternator doesn’t spin fast enough, the battery will not complete... Read More

Blind Spot Safety for Troy Driving

Your browser does not support the video tag. Blind spots may be a good thing when it comes to a spouse's annoying habits, but when driving an automobile in Troy, they are definitely to be avoided. So, while it's not ... Read More

Deciphering the Gary Knurek GoodYear Menu Board

Your browser does not support the video tag. Let's talk about deciphering the auto service menu board. Troy, Michigan, service centers like Gary Knurek GoodYear have a board that lists the routine services they provi... Read More

Straight and True in Troy: Wheel Alignment

Your browser does not support the video tag. Most Troy folks worry about running out of gas or having a breakdown on the side of the road. That is why we practice preventive maintenance on our vehicles — that and to ... Read More

Defensive Driving in Troy, Michigan

Your browser does not support the video tag.   There was a man in the Troy area who learned that most car accidents occur within a mile of home – so he moved. (Just kidding!)When we think of defensive driving, we ofte... Read More

Check Your Shocks and Struts at Gary Knurek GoodYear

Your browser does not support the video tag.   Today we're talking to Troy drivers about shocks and struts. They're so easy for Michigan folks to forget about because they last so long and wear out so slowly. But your... Read More

The Right Fluids for Your Vehicle

Your browser does not support the video tag. The current vehicles in the market have over a century of engineering behind them. They have evolved into complex and powerful machines. Developments in their engines, how... Read More

What's Up With Diesels in Troy?

Would you be surprised to learn that about half of the passenger cars in Europe have diesel engines? You might also be surprised to learn that most auto manufacturers produce a variety of diesel-fueled cars for purchase abroad. Diesel-fueled vehicles haven’t been as popular in the... Read More

Stop It! You Need Good Brakes

Good brakes are obviously very important. If you've ever had your brakes go out while you're driving around the Rochester hills area, you'll know how terrifying it can be. Today we'll focus on how to tell when you have a brake problem, and how to make good repair choices. Often, the ... Read More

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